Brooke Burke-Charvet to co-host Miss America pageant

Actress, entrepreneur and fitness guru Brooke Burke-Charvet will co-host the 2016 Miss America pageant next month.

She will join Chris Harrison on the nationally televised broadcast from Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall on Sunday, Sept. 13 on ABC.

Burke-Charvet won the mirror ball trophy on “Dancing With The Stars” and went on to co-host eight seasons of the ABC series.

She founded and launched BabooshBaby.com, an online store for her popular post-pregnancy belly wraps.

She launched the online mommy destination ModernMom.com in 2011 and remains co-CEO.

Pageant judges include Brett Eldredge, Taya Kyle, Kevin O’Leary, Amy Purdy and Zendaya. Nick Jonas will act as the official music curator of the evening.

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